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Spring Festival 2018

Spring Festival 2018

By Emely Herrera, Editor-in-Chief

May 30, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, Photo Gallery, School briefs, Showcase

On May 25th, S.G.A. held their annual Spring festival in the Asylum with clubs manning the food stands and games (that came with prizes). Food stations included Class of 2018 with nachos, Class of 2020 with hotdogs, and Class of 2021 with popcorn. Mu Alpha Theta sold pizza and allowed students to play pi...

Interact/Rotary Luncheon

Interact/Rotary Luncheon

By Lucia Galeano, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Club briefs, News, Showcase

On March 23rd, members of both the Miami High Interact Club and Rotary Club of Miami met in the school library to strengthen the connection between the two organizations. Food was served, speeches were given, and each person left having learned something. Twenty-five Interact members and 25 Rotarians attended, including Rotary Club...

Celebrate Teachers

Celebrate Teachers

By Ariel Trueba, News Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Future Educators of America presented Teacher Appreciation Week from May 7th to May 11th by traveling to Las Vegas. One of the most impactful activities were how students wrote letters to their favorite teachers. Some of these letters are featured below. Other activities throughout the week were: a brea...

Misery Loves Capstoners!

Misery Loves Capstoners!

By Elizabeth Rivas, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Features, News

Students in the AP Capstone Program stay together for 2 consecutive years. Due to this, the bond and the friendships created in these two classes, AP Seminar and AP Research, are special and one of a kind.   AP Capstone Program The AP Capstone Diploma is given to students who earn scores of 3 ...

New School Gun Laws

New School Gun Laws

By Ian Sanz, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under News

  Following the mass shooting that resulted in the deaths of 15 students and 2 staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14th earlier this year, many students are concerned that they may not be safe in their own classrooms.   Do you feel safe at school? Senior...

Staying on Track

Staying on Track

By John Clement, Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Whatever grade you’re in, keeping track of your graduation requirements is vital. There are five in total: GPA, community service, state exams, completing a course in Florida Virtual School (FLVS), and passing classes to earn enough credits. Staying organized and fulfilling them early will lead to...

Alumni Association gives out $22,500 in Scholarships

Alumni Association gives out $22,500 in Scholarships

By Lisbeth Chavarria, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, School briefs, Showcase

On Saturday, April 7, the Miami High Alumni Association awarded 43 scholarships worth $22,500 to this year’s seniors. During the ceremony held in the theater, 41 of the students received the $500 awards, and seniors Azhar Moihdeen and Ariel Trueba received the top $1,000 scholarships. Cory Cibran,...

Our Choir Makes A Stand!!!

Our Choir Makes A Stand!!!

By Jasmine Bermudez, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Club briefs, News, Showcase

Choir instructor Ms. Cid reports that her students participated in the state level of the Florida Vocal Association’s Solo and Ensemble on April 7th, at Palm Beach Atlantic University. Soloists junior Alfred Cardenas and senior Jason Albisu earned Superior ratings. Soloists senior Kevin Martinez a...

Grad Bash on the Horizon

Grad Bash on the Horizon

By Helen Acevedo, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, School briefs

The Class of 2018 secretary Helen Acevedo reports that the Grad Bash trip to Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure is on April 28th. There are 200 spaces available for the trip. Tickets are on sale for $140 online through OSP on the student portal, or here at school in the activities office (rm...

SENIOR WEEK 2018

SENIOR WEEK 2018

By Helen Acevedo, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Although seniors are counting down the days till their graduation on June 4th, they have a few months left and a whole lot of celebrating to do. Since freshman year, a majority of the class of 2018 had been waiting for one of the most lit events of their high school experience, Senior Week! Senior Week began...

Pick me! Superlatives!

Pick me! Superlatives!

By Julianna Jaramillo, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News

  The history of Senior Superlatives reaches far back into the roots of Miami High. It’s an important part of senior pride and something many high school students look forward to. Males and females can be nominated in one of 22 categories which are picked by student government and approved by activit...

Miami High’s Top Scholars Share Secrets

Miami High’s Top Scholars Share Secrets

By Christopher Bellina, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News

You go home and open up your backpack to look over all the homework you have to complete and wonder how to the best students do all of this. Miami Senior High’s students at the top of the academic pyramid have found ways to stay on top. 9th grader Jose Castro would rather do all his homework at on...

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